The 34th Symposium of the Collegium will be held in Montréal, Canada.
The currency used in Canada is the Canadian Dollar (CAD). There are ATMs widely available for cash withdrawal. Credit cards are also accepted at most hotels, restaurants and shops.
The standard electrical voltage in Canada is 120 Volts and 60 Hertz.
The official language of the 34th Symposium is English.
All Networking Events require a ticket to attend. Tickets can be purchased during registration or onsite if still available.
Sunday, 22 May 2022, 20:00 – 23:00
The Welcome Reception will be held at the Le Westin Montréal with refreshments and an assortment of hors d’oeuvres.
Networking Boat Trip and Networking Dinner
Monday, 23 May 2022
We will be holding a ticketed off-site networking event at the CIA Symposium. This opportunity will allow you time to share scientific information and experiences with the other attendees. You will be able to sign up for this event in the registration process.
Thursday, 26 May 2022, 18:00 – 23:00
The Closing Dinner will be held at the Le Westin Montréal and will take place after the Poster Session that evening is finished, where we will induct the newest CIA members and honor the Travel Grant winners.
Registration Desk Hours*
The registration desk will be open starting 22 May.
Sunday, 22 May 16:00 - 20:00
Monday, 23 May 07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday, 24 May 07:00 - 14:30, 16:30 - 19:00
Wednesday, 25 May 07:00 - 14:30, 16:30 - 19:00
Thursday, 26 May 07:00 - 14:30, 16:30 - 19:00
*schedule subject to change*
Montréal, Canada is in the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (GMT-4), which is four hours behind the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
Travel Arrangements and Airport Transfers
The Montréal-Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is the suggested airport for traveling to the meeting. Please use the Montreal Airport website to find more details on the transportation options, https://www.admtl.com/en/access/transports. No CIA airport transfers will be arranged for this meeting.
Tipping is not mandatory but generally expected. In most cases, a tip in the range of 15-20 percent is perfectly acceptable.
The 34th Symposium of the Collegium will be held at the Le Westin Montréal.
The average temperature in May is between 68°F/20°C and 49°F/9°C.